Survive a Deadly ‘70s Reality TV Show in American Arcadia, Out Now on PC
Topple a televised utopia and escape with your life in this puzzle-platformer from the award-winning developers of Call of the Sea
STOCKHOLM – Nov. 15, 2023 – Don’t touch that dial! Developer Out of the Blue and publisher Raw Fury, the team behind the critically acclaimed Call of the Sea, have launched the reality TV-themed puzzle-adventure game American Arcadiaon PC via Steam for $19.99, with a bonus 10% launch discount through November 22. Explore the stories of two unique characters as you bounce between 2.5D platforming and first-person hacking gameplay in this cinematic thriller set on the world’s most popular TV show.
Welcome to Arcadia, a retro-futuristic ‘70s metropolis promising a life of luxury and comfort. But what its happy citizens don’t realize is they’re starring in American Arcadia, the world’s most beloved reality TV show that’s broadcast live to countless viewers at home, 24/7. And that on this program, a dip in the ratings can mean death.
That’s bad news for Trevor Hills, whose everyday routine is shattered by the sudden realization his ordinary life is not what it appears. Trevor’s only hope to survive is Angela Solano, an American Arcadia stage technician determined to help him escape. With Angela’s technical prowess and wits manipulating the show from behind the scenes, Trevor just might make it out of Arcadia with his life.
- Two Experiences in One Game: Control two different characters in two different worlds with unique gameplay. Play as Trevor and flee Arcadia in a 2.5D puzzle-platformer while exploring and hacking in first-person to help him as Angela. Work together to overcome the powerful corporation trying to take you down.
- Escape a ‘70s Televised Utopia: Experience a new cinematic adventure crafted with all the trademark polish, artistry and mystery from the studio behind the award-winning Call of the Sea. Discover a rich story and characters set in the world’s most dangerous reality TV show and filled with twists, turns, and lies at every turn.
- Gripping Characters & Performances: The incomparable voice talents of Yuri Lowenthal (Marvel’s Spider-Man series, Prince of Persia series, Call of the Sea), Krizia Bajos (Cyberpunk 2077, League of Legends, Star Trek: Resurgence) and Cissy Jones (Firewatch, Starfield, Call of the Sea) breathe life into the world and characters of American Arcadia.
For more information, visit www.AmericanArcadiaGame.com, and follow the game on Twitter and Instagram for the latest news and updates.
About Out of the Blue
Out of the Blue is an independent game development studio based in Madrid, Spain. Composed of industry veterans, the studio’s purpose is to develop puzzle and narrative adventures with quality, attention to detail, lively stories, and worlds that resonate with players. After releasing its debut title – the BAFTA-nominated Call of the Sea – Out of the Blue is now working on its next game: American Arcadia.
About Raw Fury
Raw Fury is a boutique indie (un)publisher founded in 2015 by Jonas Antonsson, Gordon Van Dyke, and David Martinez. We do not care about genres or mechanics. We care about experiences and emotions. We want to help developers make magic.